Iconic story of filmmaker’s rise and fall hits Winnipeg centre stage

2018 Winnipeg Fringe Festival – Mercury Man
WATCH: A Canadian drama-comedy based on the life of iconic Hollywood filmmaker, Orson Welles.

WINNIPEG — Canadian director Joel Pettigrew’s latest theatre production takes a closer look at the life of Hollywood’s iconic filmmaker, Orson Welles.

The drama-comedy hits the Winnipeg Fringe Festival beginning July 20. It stars Toronto’s Rod McTaggart as Orson Welles, and features a multimedia experience that includes radio sound effects, animation, and a black and white silver screen.

For the show’s full schedule, visit the Winnipeg Fringe Festival website here.


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